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 /  $  Enderby^ B.C., November;20, 1913  AND      W A L K E R'S      WEEKLY  Vol 6; No. 38; Whole No.'"298.  Local News of General Interest and General News of Local Interest  ENDERBY NEWS IN BRIEF  Is it our necessities-or our luxuries  that take the money ?  The City Council decided on Monday night" to get Cliff street cleaned  off before it freezes up.  G. L. Williams has moved his1 office  to, premises located near his residence on Enderby Heights.   .  Asst.-Commander K. R. Henneage'  will inspect the local company of Boy  - Scouts next Wednesday evening.  ' Geo.'B. Garrett, C. P. R. agent at  Slocan City    for' several   years, has  been transfered to Greenwood.  Vernon has taken    the   chain gang  .   off the    street .work,   and .this work  will-now be, done by paid" labor.    ~-  , Chas. Addison, an   old-timer and.a  much respected* citizen of Armstrang,  -died last,.week at" his home there.     ".  . _���������������������������C. E.\ Davidson, of Mara," left on a  ���������������������������'-visit-toJhis,., old^hqme in England _on  . -Friday^ to^be absent 'ffor the winter.  1-rThe ., Presbyterian    Church   Sunday  - School will, holdia'Xmas .tree^ and entertainment on"Tuesday "'evening, Dec.  '" 23rd.: ,:' ">r~" -". -:, - - .'.'" "."-"��������������������������� - ~" - -.  :'-S. -H.   Speers   is.- making   his dry  goods and    grocery    store look very  ' inviting, with.a well-selected.stock of  'new goods. ,   '.    y    V _  Entries    for    the '- Vernon __ Poultry  .Show will close Friday, -21st Novem-.  .-ber. - -The-show will- be held" on "the  r 26th,-27th-and 28th. " *"-   '   ',     -'-'"  Messrs.'"/Gildemeestcr" & Downham  ��������������������������� secured, the contract for "the building  of the school house at Grindrod,- and  " now have the.work .well "iii hand. _ "  - S: 0.  Ske]ie   commenced work this  "week on the foundation for a cottage  -he will erect for himself on Railway  ��������������������������� avenue, near the tennis -club grounds.  Malcom Nicholson,    who was killed  in a gravel slide   at, Penticton some  days ago, used to   be   a prominent  When the railroad is finished fast  trains carrying nothing but fish will  be run between Prince Rupert, and  eastern points. At present B. C.  leads all the -provinces of Canada in  the production of fish.  The managers of . the Opera House  intend to give their patrons "the' best  picture plays they can get hold of,  and confine themselves to this until  the plethora of- high-priced troupes  is passed. ' '"       "->    -  The regular bi-weekly dance given  by the Enderby ��������������������������� orchestra was enjoyed last night in the Opera House.  It was fully as enjoyable as the past  dances given-by this popular musical  organization, and . added one more  success to their credit. -xyy_     .   .  The - citizens of- Vernon voted on  two - by-laws last . week- - and turned  them both down.." " One-.was to raise  $8,000 to'pay .off" f. the,~,indebtedness  against the -.Jubilee Hospital prelim-  lnafy'"to the city taking it''oyer, and  the other provided for the increase of  the-city's* aldermenj-from,five Ito seven  figure in the-Slocan during the boom  days.  St. George's Church services on  Sunday next: 8 a.m , Holy Communion; 11 a.m , Mattins and Litany;  2.30 p. m., Sunday School; 7.30 p.m.,  Evensong.  The citizens of Salmon Arm expect  to be connected   with the new water  -system-in"about 15 days.���������������������������Glven~an  open winter,    Salmon Arm will have  a very busy season.  Under the provisions of the new  Criminal Act that came into force  this month, anyone going to a house  of ill-fame is liable to a fine of $100  or two months in jail.  The collection at the Clum* lecture  in the Methodist Church last Wednesday evening, netted the Epworth  League $44, for which the League desire to thank the public and their  friends.  A. T. Attenborough has been advanced to the station of teller in the  Enderby branch of the Union Bank,  taking the place of Leo Varley, who  was recently promoted to the. Calgary branch.  Miss Lily M. Burnham is one of  the leading contestants in a sub-getting contest being -carried on by the  Vancouver Sun, and her. many Enderby friends wish her success in carrying off one of the big prizes.  A young man in Prince Rupert went  home one night recently and found  two little pigs in his bed. The report does not say if the owner was  with them, but a newspaper scribe is  cruel enough to assume she was.  '" -Mayor ^RuttTan- f expectsc to' 'leave Vfor  "the;* north" as soon .-.as, the-.cold.'spell  sets "in. :' 'He." has ' several 'lumber  camp's -in ' operation, ., and , will- also  erect a second ��������������������������� saw mill and instal  the machinery. this winter, so as. to  be. in shape for early,. cutting in the  spring. _.'- - ; .- ', "'���������������������������-'' ...  ���������������������������'Fires .were", lighted; in" the furnaces  of the.-new.", school /this week, and  Contractor Ruttan -is superintending  the finishing, work on' .the interior.  The grounds about the'building have  been levelled-off .and made ready/for.  the extensive _ work -that will be required to lay them out in grass and  flower plots next spring. *  :  "The- Barrier." was .played in the  Opera House Tuesday evening. The  performance- was finely staged and  presented "in every detail as well as  if^the=house*=wa"s==crowdedf==="This==bP  itself speaks volumes for the excellence of ��������������������������� the players putting it on.  They were deserving of better treatment. But these are not show times  and every dollar counts that is kept  snugly tucked away where it will buy  the necessaries of life.  In the civil case of A. F. Crossman  vs. Gco.-Bell ancl-Constable-Bailey,-  for damages arising out of the service of a distress warrant for office  rent, heard before Chief Justice W.  A. McDonald, at Vernon'recently, the  court dismissed the claim for damages against Bailey, and ordered certain book to be returned to Cross-  man by Bell on or before Dec. 1st, or  to pay plaintiff the value of the  books���������������������������$500���������������������������and costs of the action.  The costs of the action against Constable Bailey were charged against  plaintiff. A. Rigley Fisher acted as  solicitor for Mr. Bailey.  The entertainment given in the Enderby Opera House last- Wednesday  and Thursday evening by local talent  under the direction of Mr. Macdonald  was a pleasant surprise to all who  were fortunate enough to attend. The  children acquitted themselves most  admirably, and the adults taking'  part in the playlets, "Old Ontario,"  and "Gay Paris," entered into it  with captivating spirit. Miss Para-  dis, as the French Doll certainly displayed every characteristic of a  lever littic actress. Mr. Macdonald  also gave a very clever sleight-of  hand performance, which elicited all  kinds of praise from the audience.  M. R. Stockdale and family came  in from Saskatchewan on Sunday.  They will reside here in future. Mr  Stockdale recently.. ��������������������������� sold his farm on-  the prairies.- Mrs. Stockdale-is a  daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Moore,who,  located here this summer.  A children's service' will be held in  the Methodist Church next Sunday.  morning at 11 o!clock.'' Special music  will be rendered by a choir composed  of members of the ' school. Evening  service at 7.30,- followed by the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper.  F. iPyman returned:-"from a business  trip to .the .Sloan; on ..-Saturday. He  reports the mines' in the vicinity of  New Denver; Silverton, Sandon and  Three Forks are - turning out tons of  valuable .metal, --but there is ar scarcity of* the miners/of the early;type.'  Most -- of ��������������������������� the - men' "'..working _ * under  ground'are foreigners.       "_ ���������������������������.-_.'   ,  ;. The1 financial* statement rjust" issued  by'.the Enderby- Horticultural Society  shows the receipts cf or. the-yearr to.be  $80.45, of which .$3j6.'90 "were,, taken", in  at:,.the_ door,, arid ';the ^balance from  subscriptions,.'etc..- After';the season's  business is cleaned ; iip, the Society  has a cash-balance in^bank'of $46.75,  and-no liabilities'.'  "     ~ :\    ���������������������������'���������������������������'' .-'-_  ,__ Contractor. Russell finished the cement work - on': the" Drill-Hall this  week, and-on .Monday morning next  will start a "large force "of bricklayers  to work on.the,walls of the building.  Plastering of the Provincial court  house is\nbw._weH"in hand,.-and Foreman Calnan "is hurrying the finishing  work with all possible - speed?'__  "    '  All friends'of   the    Enderby Public  School.library    are. reminded"that ii  they desire  -to' assist in making .the  library    what   it    ought    to be,, and  what the officers, of the school hope  it .will be, they can exercise "that de  sire-by^sendihg^a^bbok^to^tlf^libraTy  | as a Christmas gift.       They need all  the help they can get in this* conncc  tion, and    would   prefer books aloii<  the line    of . biographies,'   historical  works,  nature    and    scientific books,  uvchile fiction,    books of travel anc  adventure, and the classics.  days that are gone but not forgotten., f  It is .like receiving pictures of the old  folks at home. There were many in  the audience who enjoyed this pleasure, * and many others" who felt the  desire to enjoy it.     .  SHOULD. BE REVERSED  ENDERBY THE-PAY-ROLL TOWN"?  .The Enderby correspondent of the  Vernon News gives 'this-interesting  bit of information to ,that paper.  "Enderby has often been spoken of as  the 'pay roll' town "-of the Valley.  This name is certainly justified to a  great extent when one takes into consideration the sums' paid out monthly by the Okanagan Saw Mills. This  company- employs on an average .from}  230 to 250 ..men in its camps" in the  woods and- around -the-mill at" Enderby, and pays,out,monthly. $18,000  and--$S0,000^ in wages, .- and 'to 'this  large" sums are "expended'^an'nually. in  camp ��������������������������� supplies.:i"\,This fwill'"giveVsome;  idea;,; what-/the"; Okanagan, Saw_Mills  'company' does" for,.'the,-northern'en :  of-the Okanagan; ; " '. ~ ' :- . ,'-  The-  lumber-' sawn   here "-finds.  -Enderby ships   in    from the North-   .  west about;,  a   carload of beef cattle  every month . or   so.   - -The price on - ���������������������������  hoof paid for   these'  b-jef cattle will'  run 18c or. 20c; some possibly as low"-  as 15o.     This   is   only a, small fraction pf the total   shipments ��������������������������� into the ,-  Okanagan.  The'"total    crop* of hay cut in the';-:  vicinity,- of. Enderby.; ;a"nd Mara this. <i  season foots up about 2500 tons. ' It . -  will" be"'sold at $15 or $20 a-.ton.". THe\::  amounts cut by the'  various-ranches  making g business of selling hay are ' '���������������������������  as" follows:' F.   Hassard,'   500   .tons,'"'  Stepney    Ranch,    700" tons, ' DeHart; ,  Ranch,-300. tons, .Dickson   Land Co.",'  180'tons,    S.    Teece-150   tons, Geo!,."-  Folkacd-250 tons,    Skyrme Bros.-150 .;  tons," Geo. 'Bell 150' tons.   T*   ��������������������������� r ^" V>V'"  .S-L. '--    - I I  WITHTHE BOWLERS.?  >.-. -.���������������������������i  readyt market' on f-the^ prairies, and the  .  F.  >*- ,The - first: half .of - the'- season's" first- ;K>;  schedule.,was "; finished;' at'-the" Hallett, V. .'���������������������������  bowling,, alley ,< the v "past-week. ���������������������������,���������������������������Th'e?W;/J  scores,��������������������������� bri'the whole, ,liaye; bee*n\l6w,,*v/-",  but: the" .interest,'in':*: the: game's^ none;;.-.'Y7;  companyfean' and does:compete most thel.ess - intensc-   -'"-.Six _ teams7w���������������������������7JA  favorably .with larger Concerns of ttie-.e"tere?. a?d the following'"scores were>^ ,;.  coast cities.-,- -It [ is quite safe .-to say made:  that  during the ' cutting - season just  ended the mill has been running'more  regularly   and ' cut ^more" lumber.for-  the size of the' 'plant than ;any -fother]^  mill.in"British    Columbia."   In" spite  of the money, stringency,- the amount  of lumber, shipped out will .also compare favorably with the shipments of  rival companies." . As.evidenc"e .of-this  they have to    date'v dispatched' some  600 carloads, and still have orders in  hand foranother    100.     The present  season has not been so good, from a  (���������������������������'lipping point of- view, as last year  /hen 1110 cars were shipped out."  '.Vs "y/"yz 1  ���������������������������-*>--���������������������������=:������������������ I  .* ." JJXL.  "o_.ii  i .-rrr< y-\  Dili ......y   J'-Lemker.'.'....  E. Dill \A...i7.:..A:A77  _C. Fravel:......: :..*.,  M."A.. Stevens.   3"6r  F. R.'P'rinre '. ii... ' 3-  Won ���������������������������  .. -12  ..,'"'.9  ���������������������������3'8  ..\, 7'  Lost  -i'i  '���������������������������"7-v  ,8 :  ���������������������������9  :  12  Highest team-score,  F.-Dill.  Highest individual score,   "  "/Total'.  - ' Pins [  :\ in*/  V; 7745"-:.  "7717.  '-"'7785'  - 7542  :������������������,  6668-'  ..""1726-  "..   199  CARD OF APPRECIATION  ^VINT-AG-AlNST=ACirCOMERS=  A meeting of thc -City Council was  held-Monday -evening. The'Mayor  and all aldermen were present. . 'J'li  siness was largely routine. Thc  Council decided that all tie posts tc  be erected on Cliff street shall be of  a uniform height, 3 feet from the  sidewalk, and shall be of iron and  placed in cement "on the sidewalk,  six or eight inches" from the curb.  Water services were applied for ancl  granted the following: W. G. Pell,  W. A. Russell, A. R. Price, and Messrs. Davis & Sanders', for Provii-  court building.   ,  There never was a larger crowd in  the Methodist Church than that  which gathered to hear the Clum  lecture on California, last Wednesday  evening. And there never was a  better satisfied audience. Mr. Clum  has a very pleasing delivery, and the  subjects he produces, at all times  most fascinating, are made doubly so  by the excellent picture films an^  stereoscopic views thrown upon th  canvass. To have travelled throug!  and .been in touch with much of the  country and many of the scene's  shown by Mr. Clum, makes one feel  the double pleasure of having  them flashed back upon the memory,  and with them comes recollections of  More honors have  Columbia apples,  ceived this week by  Bride from Hon.  J.  general in London,  awards offered had  province   in    open  fallen to 'British  A cable was re-  Sir Richard Mc-  H. Turner, agent  that the biggest  been won by this  competition     at  S hcfficld _and .Edinburgh. f or. a. display,  of apples. The apples which were  exhibited were selected by Mr. W. E.  Scott, deputy minister of agriculture  in the Okanagan Valley, following  tho holding of the recent show at  Vernon. Two carloads of these apples were shipped to England and  will be shown > not only in competition with other fruit from all parts  of the world, but as a special display  in the leading cities of Great Britain  and Ireland.  Remember the date of Dr. Taube's  visit to Reeve's Drug Store, on Monday, Nov. 24th, and if there is anything wrong with your eyesight do  not fail to consult him.  ..I wish to convey to': Mr. F.< S.  Stevens, manager of the" Okanagan  Saw Mills, Lto\, my. deepest aro^are-  ciatibri^f6r~his=^Tniform^^indness=  me in giving    assistance 'to me  to"  since  the accident which took place on the  8th of October. He has been very  kind.     I am most thankful.  I ^also wish to express-my deep  thanks to Dr. Keith, through whose  high professional treatment 'and care  I am now back to my usual good  health 1 ENOCH--KUBO. --  Enderby, B. C, Nov. 14, 1913.  All persons who have acquired property in thc City since the last assessment was made should register at the  City Hall, othe'rwise their names will  not be included in thc voters' list.  The liBt will close Nov. 30th. If  you have any doubt at all as to your  name being on the list, call at the  City Hall and make sure about it.  You will be sorry when voting day  comes if. you have no vote.  Tea served every afternoon at the  Enderby Bakery. Try a cup and be  comfortably warm when down town  and the day is damp and cold.  We have a line of 30c, 40c and 50c  tea, in bulk, which cannot be excelled  by any 60c or 80c tea on the market.  Try a pound.     S. H. Speers.  Horsemen will be   interested in the  Christmas present    which C.  Ruthor-  ford is offering this   month.     See it  in his window.  Call at the Enderby Bakery and inspect the large assortment of fancy  Christmas chocolate boxes direct  from Fry's, England. Finest ever  shown here.  Stanfield's Underwear will give you  more comfort and better satisfaction  than any line on the market. We  have it from the fine silk and wool  to the heavy Black Label. Dill Bros.  Solo Agents for Enderby.  Novelties and useful articles for  the Christmas trade are being attractively displayed by S. H. Speers,  in his new store in the Fulton Block.  .r (j   , .     A THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 20, 1913  SEALED   TENDERS    'addreiiMd to  the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for construction of wharfs at Victoria Harbour, B. C," will be received at this office until 4.00 P. M.  on Tuesday, December 9, 1913 for the  construction of Wharfs tit Victoria  Harbour, B. C.  Plans,    specification    and    form  of  contract can   be    seen and forms of  tender obtained    at this Department  and at the District Engineers' offices  at New Westminster, B. C, Victoria,  B.   Ci,   Confederation   Life    Building,  Toronto,   Ont.,  Post   Oflice Building,  Montreal,  P. Q.,  and    on application  to the Postmaster at Vancouver,  B.C.  u   Persons  tendering are notified that  tenders will not be considered unleM  made on the   printed fornn luppliod,  and signed   with    their actual ticna-  tures,  stating   their  occupation! and  places of   residence.       In the case of ment.���������������������������;45197.  firms;1 the actual signature, the nature of the occupation, and place of  residence of each member of the firm  must be given.  Each tender must bc accompanied  by an accepted cheque on*a chartered  bank, payable to the order of the  Honourable thc Minister of- Public  Works, equal to five per cent (5 p.c.)  of the amount of the tender, which  will bo forfeited if the person tendering decline to enter into a contract  when called upon to do. so, or fail to  complete the work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the cheque  will be returned.  The Department does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.  R.  C.  DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa,  October 27,  1913.  Newspapers will not be paid for  this advertisement if they ins������������������rt it  without authority  from  thi6 Deport-  PIE-EATING  CONTEST  Editor Press: Dear Sir: The Opera  House people advertise that they  offer shows educational for children  and entertaining for adults. Perhaps  they usually do; I am in no position  to judge, never having even been to  see one. But when it comes to pie-  eating competitions I assert that thisi  education is pernicious for children;  and it is indeed pitiful to think of  adults who could find entertainment  in such a degrading spectacle. I hope  there were none. I should have  written to you sooner, but for the  fact that I was expecting many protests to appear in you issue of last  week. K.  ANDREWS.  WHENBUYINGYEAST  INSIST ON HAVING  THIS PACKAGE  BSTJ^HITFstuM  THIS  is a  HOME  DYE  that  ANYONE,  can use  CUTTERS,AND SLEIGHS  Just received. A stock of cutters  and sleighs; heavy and light. You  can get as good prices and terms of  me as you can get anywhere. Don't  send out of town.      Jas. McMahon.  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  "The Shubert Shipper" is the name  of a bi-weekly publication of interest  to trappers and fur handlers.     An ad  i)  in this issue of   the   Press gives full  particulars. Look it up if interested.  DYOLA  kThe Guaranteed "ONE DYE for1  1 All Kinds of Cloth.  Clean, Simple, No Chance of Mistakes.  TRY  I'I I   Send for Free Color Card and llooklct.  ITbeJohnaon-R'chiirdton Co. Llrailad, Montreal  Remember the date of Dr. Taube's  visit to Reeve's Drug Store, on Monday, Nov. 24th, and if there is anything wrong with your eyesight do  not fail to consult him.  Christmas Gifts, after all, are only  the medium through which ve convey our thoughts of appreciation  and love to our friends and dear  ones.   We give to express.  X*  4  i  V/hy not express individuality in the  giving?, Give that which always  will bring to the, recipient's mind  some thought of the giver's personality and better self.  **" "*.  The simplest and most inexpensive way in which  this can be done is by putting" your Christmas  thoughts and wishes on dainty Private Christmas  Cards and mailing" them to your friends. The  cost is small and there is no worry attached to it.  Our next lot of Cards will be  printed on Saturday  ���������������������������'-th  \  ���������������������������J  - 'i  ���������������������������* -i  m  We have the largest range ever shown here.   Come in  and make your selection while the range is unbroken  If you delay perhaps the card you would most like to have will have been chosen by some one else,  -We can  not guarantee from samples after the lines on hand are sold out, and we do not want to disappoint you.  The WALKER PRESS,  Commercial Printing  A box of printed Visiting Cards makes a  very nice Xmas Gift /  cf  1  Thursday, November 20, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  NYLO  Chocolates  <>*<>+<>+<>+<>>*<>+<^  <  Just a little  better than  you  'Enderby a Favored District that  Lacks Nothing Nature Can Give  |   A friend said   to. us the other day.jtioned, then there' must be a reason  III    I mUSt   aVe aU kinds ������������������.f faith inlfor the backwardness   of the develop  the district, to put up such a building  jas you have just    completed."     And  |we felt-Mike 'saying   to that friend:  ''Yes,-sir; we have all kinds of faith  in the   Enderby   District.     And why  a ny  have  t a s  ever  t e d  ment here that is not to be found  against the natural conditions of the  country. And if the reason cannot  be found in connection with the natural conditions, then it must be found  should we not have such faith ?     If because of   certain    unnatural condi  Step in and we will introduce  you.   Take a box home.  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  Cliff St. End������������������rt>y  OF CANADA  A Poteit Passport the World Over  is a  Letter ot Credit  issued by the Union Bank of  Canada.     It-" does" more   ttian  supply ready money at your need,v  wherever you may be. Mt gives-'  ,���������������������������?     you a standing,with a represent.V  ative financial house  iiT every  city���������������������������a place to which you may-  *���������������������������'   have, your; mail -addressed���������������������������and'  ��������������������������� the ,ready "source_��������������������������� of".inany-Va  -  - couYe"jence: and; item of, inform-;  :;;:ation "conducive' 'to ydur_pleasure i  _., -.and profit.-'-: ���������������������������-"��������������������������� > ��������������������������� . - z~-z-z i. y,; A-  ';"; BiWy Branch?-; #Xt; CHROT," Maea^  one were to   travel    from one end of  Canada to the other, and then search  the continent of   America, and comb  its favorite nooks    with a fine-tooth  comb,  he would    not   find a district  that gives greater   promise than* the  [district   about   Enderby.      We have  j travelled, some.       We   have seen the  j Rogue River   country   of Oregon; we  have enjoyed    the   fertile    fields and  fruitful orchards   of the Yakima, the  ; Wenatchee, and the Palouse, of Washington   arid  Idaho;   we have spent a  decade or "more in the vicinity of the  .orange groves,    grape vineyards, and  j he apple orchards   of Northern and  , Southern California���������������������������and all of them  | are most beautiful���������������������������but to one whose  nerve energy demands the changing of  easohs, the spring,'summer; autumn  and winter,   there    is no country or  ection of country .quite so favorably  ituated,  for climate,  fertility of soil  and scenic* beauty, as that to be had  ight here.  ''But, see how those other "sections  re   developing,"-'   said     our   friend.  ��������������������������� 'There. they    are   doing    something,  while here we seem to be dead."  Which,we -were   quite   prepared to  dmit.- '. ['.'There   must be a reason."  And there- is, ,v We travelled through  the-"sage t"rUBh of   Yakim.-1   v-iley ,i;  the,-day's" -before   the'apple. orchards,  when.there did not seem to be enough  in sight rto" keep a jack   rabbit alive.  And that was not so many years ago  either-^-pot; morel than 12,or 15.   Today; 'trainloads ', of .fruit and "garden  truck are shipped out of "Yakima Valley daily-'during <the; harvest season.!  And. yet,;^the'/natural;~fconditions of  Yakima .Valley,-and  referred \ta-"abover -are- notra1 whit  better/'-if|as. good, as'are'tovbe 'found  in 'this* district:' -\Our . resources are  ....       '   ''������������������������������������������������������>' :���������������������������:���������������������������'  "xy\l������������������,"**!>\lFy- . \.uur .resources are  When town town, and the weather much -greater; the   range of, our pos-  is damp .and. chilly,    step, into the sibilities'ans broaderf andJ the extent  Enderby Bakery   tea.  room and have of bur market almost-unlimited.    If  one of .those cups* of delicious ;tea."~ It  will.make.you vforget all about the  weather. '. '-*-,"  this be tt'ue, iandjwho will question  it whoVhas"beenvin touch with the  conditions in' all "the districts men  tions.     And what are they ?  Perhaps all will not agree with us,  but after several,  yaars of close attention to facts   as   we   have found  them, we are convinced that the real  cause of the lack of development under such ideal    natural conditions is  the poor   business   methods  adopted  on the ranch and in marketing.     The'  'unlimited   market"   which   we hear  so much about, is no myth.     It is a  reality.     But ,to get into it, we must  have something worth while to o9er.  Our farmers have presented a picture  something like the   inexperienced old  businessman, who opened for business  with a dollar   stock   on   his shelves  and expected a thousand dollar business.      "Find' us the market, -and we  will raise the   stuff," has,.been their  cry...  But this, is   not business.- "If  the average' merchant were to follow  his     method    of. doing   business he  would   be    closed, by   the    sheriff in  thirty   days.- ���������������������������    To   attract buyers a  merchant must have the stock to sell,  and to get into-the unlimited market  of the coast and   the northwest, our  farmers must   do -what the farmers  and fruit men of all other successful  districts, have had   to - do���������������������������raise the  stuff; have a system in planting, harvesting and- "marketing, and co-operate as one man.^    As a   district we  have been   going.,to   market with a  basketful , when , the   market was demanding train loads.  ., Our faith -in    Enderby ..'-District is  hinged upon' these   conditions being  changed.   , .Tnist district: has been ,the  school for inexperience in: farming far  too"long.     .The .district__is not de':  veloped far- enough to be a school.'for  anyone in any-line   or   calling.   ;We  require experienced    hands     and.: experienced heads ;intevery"calling���������������������������particularly:, on the: farm land .fruit and]  poultry .ranch. -.' Money, in, the hands I  of Inexperience, will .accomplish very  little   in   the- development..of a disr  trict.     That we arerto receive an influx of   men   of..' experience,, in- fruit-,  raising,    poultry. - raising,   t dairying,  truck growing and diversified farming  we confidently believe.  And we   must   get .-right   down to  correct   thinking   in connection with  jthe land.     In recent   past years the  j prime motive-in connection" with our  ranching has been, to   buy-acres" and  sell again, "making half as-much again  in the turn-over.     And   doing little  or nothing   to   improve   the.;land-in  the   meantime.       This   is a ruinous  policy in the   long run���������������������������for the man  engaged in it.     To buy land and hold  -it^for^a^raise^withWr^ddlng   any-  thing to its value by way of improvement, may 'not be    dishonest, but it  is unfair���������������������������unfair   to the man himself  as well as the   district���������������������������and that we  have, as a district, learned to see the  evil of it we   are   firmly   convinced.  The good   days    for    Enderby District are    those   to    come-r-when the  value -of -an acre-will - be" based" upon  what it   is   actually   producing���������������������������not  capable of producing.     We will then  have less bush    land    held as an Investment,  and no land held by anyone that   is   not   earning something  in actual produce   for thc owner and  the District.     We will then have one  hundred families   on   the land where  one family now is.     Instead of having one acre cleared    and twenty in  bush, we will see ten clewed to every  acre in bush.     The District will then  attain the importance it is justly entitled to assume.  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital, $16,000,000        , ^   ,l������������������,000,0f.  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal G   O   M,   Q  ��������������������������� President, R. B. Angus, Esq.   Vice-Presides ,H. V. Meredith  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW  YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and' interest allowed at- current rates  Interest credited 30th  June and 31st December.  ISNDERBY BRANCH A  Taylor, Manager  Laughing at Gold!  REATlposc.shagy materials;  witb belted fbacks, or  plain backs, cut  as long as you like, and lined      .'  with strong Italian serges, ������������������������������������������������������  wool materials, or scotch plaids, i  Warm as toast! * ������������������  That's vividly the Hobberlin  great coats for stormy days.  Only one word caii  describe them :  "Ultra fashion"  'tz.^^^^^^heMfidt^i  i -".;', |2S $3& -if&AAyyv  -;!  GENTS'.fURNISHERS;; >NDERBY, B. <i  ji _������������������.i.*? i  -o-;  Sole Agents for Hobberlin Tailoring  OF.VANCOUVER, Bra  Gar^onlrone=grade=of=NURSER^  There is nothing to approach TREES GROWN   WITHOUT IRRIGATION*  They are hardier, sturdier,  shaplier, better calipered and    vastly auDerior  in root system to irrigated stock.  Isn't this the'kind of FRUIT AND ORNAMENTAL     TREES,      SHRUBS  ROSES, etc., you want? CJ    17'    O    TT ���������������������������   ������������������  Ask our local representative, XX. J_J.   \ja  IlcUTlS   ^___ ta call ou you.     He will be delighted  Fix up your House, Barn,  and Outbuilding's  Here are   tome   specials in lumber while tbey last :  t * {?*??������������������*   J0R0NT0   MONTREAL  WINNIPEG  VANCOUVER  f,,.-; ST. JOHN  HAMILTON  CALGARY  SASKATOON  EDMONTON  Sold in Enderby by FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  Anyone wishing to take a course of  lessons in a packing school to be  held in Enderby at a date to be set  by the Department, (presumably in  March) is requested to send in his or  her name at once to the secretary of  the Northern Okanagan Institute, C.  1     Handcock,    Grindrod.  No. 2, 2x4, per thousand  $ 13.00  No. 2 Lath, per thousand   Short Cord Wood  1.75  3.75  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. E������������������������������������..,by  J. S. JOHNSTONE      FOR SALE  ������������������;���������������������������:;:;������������������������������������������������������������������������  Eighty-five per cent of headaches  are caused through eyestrain, so if  you are troubled that way do not  fail to consult Dr. S. L. Taube, at  Reeves' Drug Store, on Monday.Nov.  124th.  Cement Building  Contractor  la praparad to furnish straight bloaka  T������������������n������������������������������������r blocks, cement brick, laws-  raaaa, paar blocks, chimney b,locki'J  alto lima and cement.  EN DERBY  B.C.  No. 1 Seed Wheat, Timothy  and Alfalfa ��������������������������� Hay. For further particulars apply to���������������������������  Fl R. E; DeHart  Kelowna* B.C.  orN. E. Landon,  on the ranch  Enderby THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 20, 1913  M  y&  -������������������ - ' _3<.  A   \  ?i**       i^-C ___  ?x?  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of tha Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the j Yukon Territory, th������������������  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the province of British Columbia,  be  Thrifty Glen Mary Settlers are  Making Substantial Development  The Glen Mary settlers are deserving of all kinds of praise for the way  tbey are getting down to business in  connection with the development of  that much talked about locality. In  a passing glance, one notices a great  may ue leased for a term of twenty-  improvement in  Glen Mary homes in  TS? fof^S.tiS ac,������������������!the d0Si"S '""'���������������������������*      .���������������������������"������������������.*������������������.<��������������������������������������������������������������� thi  people  of thnt settlement  appreciate  for   a   lease must be j more than anything else is the road  applicant in person to improvement of the past year.   Road  Foreman    Pratt   has    certainly  done  credit to himself and all concerned in  Not more than 2,560 acres  will be leased to one applicant  Application  made by the  the Agent   or    sub-Agent of the dis  trict in  which  rights applied for are  situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal  sub-divisions of sections, and in un-  surveyed territory the tract applied  for shall be staked out by the applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fee for $5 which will be  refunded if the rights applied for are  ���������������������������aot available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shiiil  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity ot  merchantable coal mined and pay tbe  royalty thereon. Ti the coal mining  rights are not being operated, suei  returns should bc furnishod at least  once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee maybe  permitted     to     purchase     whatever j  the quality of the work performed.  The only thing wished for now is a  vigorous continuance of the good  work begun.  J. H. Mohr, besides clearing a ten-  acre field this season, has found time  to plant and care for a fine orchard  of apples, plumbs, cherries and sniall  fruits. He has also built' a lar{_e  up-to-date  poultry  house.  Geo. Bucknell has greatly improved  bis place, and has shown thc industry that wins in the clearing of land  and building a well-graded approach  to his place from thc main road.  The home of Garden Brothers looks  prosperous, with a thriving young  orchard just    coming   into    bearing,  .,  ,, , . L_ , surrounding    a   neat    frame cottage.  availaDle surface rights may be con-   , ... ,     .,.  sidered necessary  for the working 0f.AmonS other improvements th*s sea-  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  son is a complete    water   system in-  For   full     information   application ;stalled  from a spring, giving  an am-  should be made   to the Secretary of :  le j    of watcT }       t   j.   cl_mes.  the Department   of the Interior,  Ot-  tawa, or to anv Agent or Sute-Agent ,tlc use and irrigation purposes,  of Dominion Lands. The plac_  Qf w_  A_   Bapnum Jg ag.  suming a thrifty appearance under  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized publication of,th? able management of Thos*. Wil-  this advertisement will not be paid Vinson. "Tom", as the boys call  for. ,'him,    began    operations     last-    Now  Years, and no time has been lost. By  planting time in thc spring he had  enough land cleared and stumped to  get in 200 fruit trees. During the  summer two fields of about 10 acres  each have been" stumped and made  ready for small fruits." At present  he has a gang of    men at work cut-  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  PROFESSIONAL  G.  L. WILLIAMS  Doininion ami  Provincial L:inH Surveyor  Bell Block .     Enderby, B.  D  R. II. W. KEITH,  ' Office hours:   Forenoon,  9 to 10:30  Aftprnijii.'i. 3 to 4  Evening. 6:M !/j 1:M  SuM'l'iy, by appointment  Office: Cor. ClifT and Om-fjeSts. EN'DERI'.Y  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Stvlerby  vsgular  Thursday  full moon at S p. m. ip Odd  follows    Hall.        Viskir.R  brethren conlially invited.  Lo-lgn No. 40  nieccing? first  on  or after  tl.e  ting cord-wood. -  It is said a man is known by his  worlcs, so a place is known by its  buildings, and Mr. Barnum has not  neglected these. A neat cottage occupies a    pleasant    spot    among the the lake-to  Here a beginning is made in the  shape of a house, and several acres  have been slashed and cleared.  Beyond this ., again, Albert Barney  is making a start on his homestead,  by getting 5 acres ready for crop  next season.  Coming back to a trail leading to  Loon Lake, one ,comes upon the home  of W.  Waterous.       Here    energy and  hard work have  made great changes  in a very short time.     From an unbroken  forest,    on   a    gentle    .slope,  from which a magnificent view of thc  valley    towards    Grindrod nnd Mara  is presented to the eye, Mr. Waterous  has made quite a clearing.     A number of    carpenters    were    busy on  a  large residence of the bungalow type,  so popular in the    mountain regions  of California.     It is a building 34x44  and a large    kitchen    attached as  a  lean-to.        The   walls-_ are   made, of  cedar logs, and the inside lined with  lumber.     In the main living room is  one of those   big    hospitable-looking  fire  places,    built    of    cement  brick.  Thc Red Rope roof makes a pleasant  change against the dark green of the  surrounding    timber.       Farther back  stands   the barn,    18x30,  roofed  with  galvanized iron;    also chicken houses  and hog pens..    After enjoying a cup  of coffee with Mr.   Jocohs, who is as  jolly and hospitable as he is big, we  made our way to Mr. Brown's.   Here  work is    just   beginningf       But Mr.  Brown  has    the    goods to start  on.  He is    situated    on   the     bank.of a  stream  as clear as    crystal,  and has  the finest kind of   truck garden soil,  while adjacent is a sandy loam hillside, making ideal fruit land.-  Passing on, one comes to the holdings of Messrs. Gosnell and Chapman  ���������������������������and if anybody deserves credit for  energy and' perseverance these men  certainly do. Unaided they cut a  trail.for over a mile through heavy  burnt timber to - their places on the  east-side of Loon Lake. One of the  prettiest spots in Northern Okanagan  and one that very few people know  about. .And it lies so close to the  city of Enderby. - Looking at 'it from  about,,the    centre,    one would  judge  and Useful  Articles  For Children and Grown-ups.  We have had to order another  shipment of Dolls, so great has  been the early demand. Come  in and look over our beautiful Limoge China, Cut Glass,  China Sets, Glassware Novelties, Etc. Also a big stock  of Electric Lamps and Novelties, Electric Irons and Cooking Appliances, Library Lamps���������������������������a host of useful things  to beautify and embellish the home.   SHOP EARLY.  ENDERBY   MUSIC   STORE  J. E. CRANE,  Ajrent also for Church and Farlor Organs  Also Fire and Life insurance  Office in BELL brick block  Enderby Apent  J A MES  Fire, Life, Accident  INSURANCE AGENCIES  REAL ESTATE  Fruit  Land Hay Land  Town Lotr  Thc Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.  lhe Phoenix insurance Co. u������������������ London.  Lin lon-Linjnhirs Fire Injurancs Co.  Royal InsuranceCo.,of Liverpool (Life dept  The London & Lancashire Guarantee  Accident Co., of Canada.  BEL I, KLOCK.   ENDERBY  FAMOUS PEOPLE  BY FANNIE M. LOTHROP  E. RLANCHARD  W. M.  trees, while round tlie corn,er may be  seen a barn 18x40,.with good roomy  loft.. Mr. Wilkinson has a flock, of  some 500 thoroughbred White Wyandottes, and is making an exhibit of  some of his pens at .the Okanagan  Poultry Show, which opens at Vernon  on thc 26th inst. These birds arc  housed in three buildings, each 16x32,  (besides  numerous  colony  houses scat-  WALTER ROmNSONj.        .      ,       _   ,, ""J  Saci-mry      jtered about the    orchard.     Mr.  Tier-  ~    ~    ~    ~~!s!iaw, a man    of    wic1  \     fit)    n    i the poultry    business,    is  in  -A. ��������������������������� K^l   ���������������������������       -^   O     Al.      ������������������  cover,   about 500  acres.  Tuesday ovoninjr at S o'clock, fri I. Q.  Vjsitinir brothers ai-  Eurc-ka Lodpre, No. 50  Meet-; ever;  O. F. hall. Metcalf block,  ways    welcome. GKO. UEI,!.AM>.    N. G.  HOWARD LOGAN, V. G.  R. E.WHKELBR, Sec'y.  J. B. GAYLORD.Tn.-os.  LODGE  m*  c������������������~  ���������������������������5ifc3  ENDERBY  No. 36. K. of P.  Met'H overy Monday evening'  i'i K. of 1\ Hall. Visitors cordially ir.vited to attend.  T.K. RODIE. C. C. .. .      ,      ,  C. E.STRICKLANL). ic.R.s. there to be found  JOHN BURNHAM. M.F.  HhII MiiitiiblfforCnncffts. Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., ad'iropst.  T. E. RODIE. Enderby  ���������������������������fS������������������  The water is .clear to the bottom,and  the shores easy of access. Towards  the west side of the lake are two  islands. One of five acres has been  burned over, the other, 13 acres', is  covered with timber. At a distance  it looks like a great bog set in crystal, but when one approaches from  the west side it is transformed .into"  a fairy land, or natural parki The  survey of the Glen Mary-Deep Creek  wide experience in!road passes along  e.h.nnrp.''this lake.  the south end of  Going into the feed or store room, a | Messrs. Gosnell and Chapman have  building about 20x30, one can form'built a sudstantial storv-and-a-half  some idea of what is nesdod in the!house 20x20, and cleared a lot of land  running of what Mr. Barnum con- for the little time they have been on  siders only tho beginning of an up- their homesteads  t-o-da-t-^c-Mek^n^r-anch-r^^Eeaides^-he    .  .    ,. ,       Over on  the west side of tbe lake,  various ieeu Dins ana reeding utensils T     A���������������������������,w ������������������������������������������������������    . ..  ,.���������������������������.,, ,        , ;L- Anderson    is   making    good on a  were     incubators,   brooders,     coops, ' i���������������������������,m-_,f���������������������������   ,      TT   , _  ,      ,  , l      .    A  l J1"'��������������������������� homestead.     He has erected a house,  show crates���������������������������in  fact,  one might have  made quite a long list of the things  All the buildings   aro built of lumber, and each building,  from the lit-  jand has some clearing done.  THE CHURCHES  POLITICAL  tie colony houses to the cottage and  barn,-is roofed with-Pnriod- or-Nipsei  roofing.  Farther along    the    road    towards  Deep  Creek    arc   thc    homesteads of  Messrs.  Kmbry    and    Halley, each of  whom have built    new    houses,  and,  , _ j liko Lhc rest of   the    Glen Mary set-  | tiers,  is enthusiastic    over thc  pros-  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH l__ct��������������������������� _f ...  ,���������������������������_,_,,.,   OL   ,,,      ,        ,    j petes oi  uie disuict as thc placc for  I fruit and mixed farming.  Further on Geo.    Bucknell  T^NDERBY   CONSERVATIVE  iJ ASSOCIATION  J. L. RUTTAN, H. M. WALKER  President. Secretary.  ���������������������������CHURCH OF ENGLAND (St.Georgc)  !    Sunday Services���������������������������8 a.m., Holy Com-  'munioh;~'ll    a.m.,  "Morning"Prayer;  :30 p.m., Evening Prayer.  REV. C. REED.  Vicar.  Daily trains both   ������������������vays from  Sicamous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  South  bound  read down  10:30   (Lv)  11:01  STATIONS  11:15  31:29  11:55  12:03  12:12  12:40  13:80 (Ar)  H. W. BRODIE  Gen. Pas. Agt.  Vancouver  Sicamous  Jet  Mara  Grindrod  Enderby  Armstrong  Realm  Larkin  Vernon  Ok.  Landing  North  bound  read up  (Ar)  18:00  The minimum salary of rural postmasters in Canada is' to be raised  from $35 to 550 a year.  is superintending  improvements  and   clearing  on the farm of Geo. Rockwell, a. new  settler in the    district,  for whom  he  has just finished building a story-and-  17:15 -a-half house 16x20.     Mr. Bucknell on i  lG:59,'tne Rockwell place was less than two  16:44 j miles from his Glen Mary home, yet,  16:151when taking his supplies in to clo the  16:07 jWork, he had to travel a distance of  15:55 about 12 miles, round by the Saimon  15:30 j Arm road.       This is a case in point  (Lv) 15:15,that shows what a boon the comple-  JNO.BURNHAM  tion  of    the    proposed    Glen   Mary-  Agent DecP Creek road   will   be to the set-  Enderby tiers when it    is    put   through  next  = --*   ���������������������������"                  '��������������������������� season,   as  promisch   by  the-Government.  Beyond this is to be seen the place  of Mr.   James,   another    new settler.  ENDERBY METHODIST  CHURCH  Sunday Services���������������������������Divine Worship at  11 a.m. and 7:30p.m.; Tuesday, 8 p.m.  | Epworth   League;   Thursday,  8  p.m.,  j Prayer Meeting.   A'cordial invitation  j to everyone to worship with us.  REV. J. G. BROWN, M.A., Pastor.  PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  r. St. Andrews  Sunday   Services���������������������������11 a.m. and 7:30  p.m.;  Y.P.S.C.E., Monday,  7:30 p.m.  REV. J. A. DOW, Pastor.  FIRST  BAPTIST  CHURCH  Sunday     Services���������������������������Sunday   school,  10 a.m.;   regular   service, 3:30 p.m.;  Prayer service, Wednesday,  7:30 p.m.  REV. B. G. STEWART, Pastor.  Ten tons of milk and half a ton of  ream are shipped   daily from Chilli-  ack   to    Vancouver.       About     the  ame amounts are also shipped from  he creameries at    Sardis and South  Sumas.  rtoto tiyEll'tottJk Ptr. GaSH  BARONESS BURDETT-COUTTS  The World's Greatest Woman Philanthropist  Angela Georgiana, Baroness Burdett-Coutts, the lady bountiful of England, one of the partners in the great banking house of Coutts���������������������������second only,  in wealth, to the Bank of England���������������������������and one of the richest peeresses in the  ldncdom, has had ,a romantic and rcm-prkable career in her ninety-one  years. She was a close friend of Queen Victoria, and Edward VII. said of  her:    "Next to my mother, she is the most wonderful woman in England."  She was the daughter of Sir Francis Burdett and Sophia Coutts; her  maternal grandfather, Thomas Coutts, died ignoring his children, and leaving his great fortune to his second wife, who was Miss Mellon, a well-known  actress.   The widow later married the Duko of St. Albans, whose relatives  =ti:eated=h er=_w i th^rid i cu 1 o^and^con tern p t=_f o r��������������������������� hpr���������������������������verbal- inaccuraciGS,-her-   quaint speeches and her inability to master the social code of her set. Her  will revealed her revenge when it was found that every penny of her fortune  ���������������������������went to her step-granddaughter, Angela Burdett, then twenty-three, with tha  understanding that she should add a hyphen and Coutts to her name.  Then Miss Burdett-Coutts, in 1S37, the year Victoria became Queen, begaa  her life of benevolence and beneficence, limiting herself to no one phase of  helpfulness; but wherever she could benefit humanity her heart and her  purse were open. She built and endowed St. Stephen's Church, Westminster;  endowed three colonial-bishoprics, secured the government adoption of  traveling inspectors' of schools, gave funds for the topographic survey of  Jerusalem, aided*.,e*migrants_.on a large scale, established a home for women,  fitted out -hundreds^of-boys'for^the navy, suggested tho formation of the   East London Weavers' Association, erected model tenements, aided Sir  Thomas Broolco in his work in Sarawak, helped tho starving fishermen of  Cape Clear Island and the poor of London ancl Scotland, organized the  Turkish Compassionate Fund to help tho peasantry during tho Russo-  Turkish war, und for nearly seventy years has devoted herself to charities.  In 1871 thc Queen made'.-Miss Coutts a peeress, and ten years later, when  cho was sixty-soven years of age, she married W. L. Ashmcad-Bartlett, a  young American���������������������������now a member of Parliament���������������������������thirty-seven years her  junior, settling on him an annuity of $250,000 a year. Surprise became ,  consternation, and, later, genuine hostility, whon it became known that tho  Baroness, after nursing young Bartlett through a long illness incident to his  work on her Turkish charity, had married him.  Eatcrcd acccnUof to Act of tho Tarllameot of Cuuda, la tlie year 1005, by W. O. Mack, at the Dcpartmont of Agricoltnr*  '���������������������������'--.- ' i  The most accurate, reliable and only Market Report and Price List  ot its bind published  mfje Hubert Ripper"  Hailed Absolutely Free to Fur Shippers-Send "Shubert"  your name on a postal today  Yon want this valuable publication���������������������������it is worth hundreds of  dollars to you, issued at every change .of the Fur Market,  giving you an accurate and reliable report of what is doing in  all the Markets of the World in American Raw Furs.  Write for it���������������������������now���������������������������it's free  AD     G KT IT������������������ E B IT     In/>     25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVENUE  .   D.   SMUPfcK 1,   IHC,   DEPT. 532 CHICAGO, U. S. A.  ORDER   YOUR   PRIVATE   XMAS   CARDS   EARLY  Xi  i  Ml  M  I  fi  W  A  1  /Jl /  4  k  Si  's  r.  :t  "t  Thursday, November 20, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  i  ������������������i-r  K  ������������������?///'= C:  :-*%'  leases expire we    will   not lease -any  land to Chinamen.  ______  The best  way to let  the "world  know our  possibilities  is by developing- them  dU...t  ii  ALL A MAN  The report of the    death of Father  Jeanott, some days ago at Montreal,  brings to many incidents which were  known in    his    ministrations in  this  field which mark    the true character  of the man and priest. As an example  of Father  Jeanott's   practical goodness we will be pardoned if we tell of  one of his acts of kindness on a visit  to Enderby   some    months ego.     He  held service in one ��������������������������� of the homes, as  was his custom, and the service concluded a purse' of" ?9.50 was handed  him, for his own    personal use.   The  next day,  Father  Jeanott walked to  Salmon Arm.       He    saw the dreary  cabin of A. McDonald, half a mile ofl  the road as he climbed the sand hill,  andwent to    the    cabin.     He found  McDonald ill    in   bed���������������������������lung trouble���������������������������  you know.     Father   Jeanott spent a  few hours    with . him,   to cheer and  comfort.     Then   he    passed on.   The  purse of $9.50 was left with McDonald  with 50c added for good measure.  Father Jeanott went east about a  year ago on account of failing health  and was living in retirement at the  time of his .death.  ���������������������������MUSK-MELON  POSSIBILITIES  Poultry  ENDERBY PRESS  PubHsk������������������d matry Thursday mt. Enderby, B.C. at  '  12 par yamr, by tha Walker Preas. <  Advertising flataa; Transient, 50c an inch (Vrst  insertion, 3tc amah Bubs.wju.ent insertion. Contract mirms^Mstg. $1 an inoh per month.  Legal Kotkaa: lit a line first insertion: 8c a line  each snba������������������������������������nent insertion.  Reauliig Nrtlaas and Locals:" 56c a line.   '  NOVEMBER 20? 1913  Copyright i^of  '* i t C t* ���������������������������       r^* -**r",=rjfc*T* Copyright iaer  ������������������1*1"'!-w.:\,   ^^8!^^"5?JJT,1,M~'"*������������������*������������������  CAPT. CAMERON"' begs' to" announce  that he has taken over the entire  stock of exhibition and pedigree  laying strain1 . of Brown Leghorns  from Mr. H. E. Waby. .Orders will  be received for-settings of ��������������������������� eggs for  next season." Prices according to  ' strain required. Orders filled in rotation. " Also, settings- of P. -B.  Rocks (Waby's strain), White Wy-  . andottes, Buff Orpingtons, White  Leghorns,'and Black Minorcas. - For  terms apply to advertiser, or Miss  Simpson, Gainford Ranch, Enderby,  P. O. Box 121 & 123.        -     -  Pleasure Parties  I am inaugurating a regular ter-  vice for the summer months, on Mabel Lake, making the trip every Sunday morning, or as otherwiae required, from Cottonwood Point to  the-Mill" Warehouse," furnishing my  gasoline launch or row boats ae may  be desired, by the trip, hour, day,  week or month, to all the fishing  places on the lake and the camping  grounds. Prices reasonable for good  Bervice.     Address���������������������������  F. D. ABBOTT  Cottonwood Point.  If you  have land  to sell  List it with me.!  If ��������������������������� you  want to  buy land, see me.  My new booklet descriptive of the Mara District'is now out.   GET   ONE,  Chas. Wa Little  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B. C.  vVTOO MUCmOPA GOOD^THING  Ten years ago;much of the,rich.celery, land" about Armstrong was in the  bog,-and tliere���������������������������wa^^rowing?upon it  nothing -but'cat-tails' ;ahd~ pussy-willows/" About this   time.a Chinaman  or two got hold of .a few acres of the  bog land and   drained it.   ' The land  was then turned/over   and sweetened  inthe sunshine,   and . a few rows of  celery planted. - From - that small beginning there    started at Armstrong  an industry'that has proved the most  lucrative of- the district.     The celery  of Armstrong"   is   the   finest in the  world, and there   is   not,a pound of  it grown that  joes not find.a ready-  market.     In    addition  to ��������������������������� the celery  crop, Armstrong    sends out annually  several   hundred ' carloads    of   other  vegetables, most of which are grown  on this low land that some years ago"  was considered   too wet for anything  but to pasture   cattle on.     And the  Chinese=did==^most=ofj=the*=ivegetable  growing up to within a year or two.  Now it is divided.     But. the Chinese  control the lion's share of it.  From an angel of helpfulness, the  Chinaman has become a menace to  the growers of Armstrong. This  season these yellow men have established a selling organization of their  own, and ..have. _secured__.control, ';by_  lease or otherwise of several hundred  acres of the most valuable garden  land. Last week a Chinaman actually bought eight acres of this  land, paying $745 an- acre therefor.  This was the first actual sale of land  to a Chinaman direct, and it resulted  in a monster protest being issued by  the citizens of the neighboring town.  Land owners in the vicinity of  Armstrong have entered into the following bond agreement: "Whereas,  we citizens and farmers of Armstrong  and municipality at an open meeting  assembled have unanimously passed  the following resolution, and owners  of land are agreeable thereto.  Then follows this request to the  Premier of B. C. "We therefore request your government immediately  to take steps to pass legislation preventing Chinese and Orientals owning  farm lands, and to further press the  exclusion act, and that, your government will press the question with the  Dominion Government."  The bond provides a penalty of $200  per acre if broken; that the owners  of land within the city and vicinity  of Armstrong sign this bond for five  years that whilst we are owners of  farm lands we will not sell to Chinese,   and    that    after   the    present]  There is big profit in growing cantaloupes, or musk-melons. The Okanagan climate is particularly favorable for growing this delicious fruit,  and,yet, every -musk-melon sold in.  the valley is ��������������������������� shipped in from the  coast. Cantaloupe growing is' a very  lucrative employment in Ontario. By  starting the plants under glass, and  transferring them- to the open about  May 20th, fruit is ready for ..picking  about "August. 10th. After that"date  continuing until". frost, the-crop .is  usually, heavy. ._: Two thousand '.dollars from four acres'of, melons is.the  return given in;,one .'.instance". -.'Between |400"and"' $500-" per acre in an-"  other;,and;$250^ [net' is counted on  from year to year.'-; One advantage  of this crop is thatf it does not-de:  plete the soil.  ���������������������������   .NOTICE"'   '      ,-���������������������������  - We have taken over the entire interest of A. Bogert in the former firm of  Adsitt & Bogert, and are prepared to  conduct a first-class wood business in  Enderby. Orders ' will' receive our  prompt" attention. Wood sawing in  small or large lots, on the.ground or  in the woods. Address Box 172.  "ADSITT BROS. & PARADIS.  Enderby, B.C.,'Nov. 6, 1913. -  Made of tlie best  tempered steel with all  attention paid to that hefty feel  that makes the RIGHT kind of  axes and hatchets. The prices are as right as  the goods. The best testimonial is to come in  and get acquainted with them. We have what  you want.  8.  I  3  'A* i  1  11  f  I  -i  ���������������������������h  mmQ.m mwQjiummB  - aTjiIV. "zA.'L.'-"-'  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, we  have them. Our cattle are grain-fed  and selccted_by_our_.o.wn_buyera_ fron.  'fi&i-  '.ir^l  "'���������������������������fl  the richest feeding grounds in Alberta, and are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  We buy first-hand for spot cash, so  can give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  rrived  "     r. / - 1-  A fine-line of horse blankets, robes,'rugs', suit   cases.     A   good stock of  heavy and   light    harness always on hand.     Repairs ' promptly done."  CJRUTMREQRD,JCIiff=St.,=Enderby=  > OVER 65 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  ATENTS  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights tc  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  -__ __When_Paddv.-Murphyishook-the-snow-of Sandon   off his feet he came here, and now owns one of  finest brick hotels in the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  ��������������������������� hotel the King Edward. In addition to the excellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (13Ktr������������������ct fro* Lowery'a Ledge.)  King Edward Hotel, L^mmY  in ������������������ ujiitiifi*   w> fiivunui;   i/iikciibuuio,     ������������������^vi>iMiiiiii*un*  tlon������������������fltriotl. oOMfldont.nl. HANDBOOK ou Pateuti  sent frea. Oldest aeoncy forflecurtiiirpataiiu.  Patent* taken turoush Munn ft Co. raeal-ra  special notlee, without charge, la ths  Scientific American.  irgput etr-  'ormi   Tor  ^ handsemely UlUBrtrated weekly.    Ig  eolation of any  scientific  Journal.    Tu..u.  Canada, $3.76 a year, postage prepaid.   Sold by  all newdaalsra.  MUNN &Co.36IBroad^ltew York  Branch Office, 6*25 F 8t��������������������������� Washington, D. C.  CHANGE  OF  COPY  Enderby  Copy for all changeB of advertiie-  ments ln the Press should bo ln this  office on or before Tuesday noon to  ensure the change being made. We  cannot guarantee a change if this  rule la not complied with.  The Walker Press.  The word "Clarke" stamped on  your gloves is our guarantee. Dill  Bros.  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables J;  ENDERB_Y, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Norman Grant  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Land-seekers  and Tourista in  vited to give us a trial.  Plans and estimates  Furnished  Dealer ln Windows, Doors, Tunnings,  and all factory work. Rubberoid  Roofing, Screen Doors and Windows  GLASS OUT TO ANY SIZE  W������������������ represent S. O. SMITH CO.,  of Vernon  ������������������������������������������������������$*'*$*4*^<*f*4*$*$<*$***^^ Russell Street Enderby. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 20, 1913  We are offering Bargains  this week in  Goods  Dress Goods  and Curtain Burlap  Carpets, 40c yard  SEED IMPROVEMENT  Dry  Mattings, 25c yard  We have the  Clothing to  keep the Children warm  W. J/VVoods  An acre of banana trees will furn-  sh food that will support twenty-  five times as many persons as an  acre of wheat.  Since Hon. Martin    Burrell has become minister of    agriculture he has  taken an.especially active interest in  the promotion  of the seed branch of  the department.       Hc  has developed  the work of improving the seed of the  Dominion in many ways.     Hon,  Sidney Fisher while minister, always objected  to  co-operating  with  the  pro-  vinvial governments    in a good  s?ed  j campaign.       Mr.    Burrell,    following  [out the general policy ol the govern-  I ment of   co-operating   with    the provincial administrations, has arranged  to give prizes for field crop competitions.     This work   in  the past year  has doubled, and prizes are given.,;  Tho objects of these competitions  is to oiler encouragement to the production and use of good seed more  adequate to the importance of the  grain growing-industry and to stimulate greater interest in field agriculture. Until recently no special attempt had been made by agricultural  societies to recognize by prizes the  farmers' practices in respect to grain  growing. Thc fall fairs and large  exhibitions were not adequate to giving recognition to growing seed grain  and in many places, particularly in  the west,   the   fairs    were held at a  Ladies' Wear  Dry Goods,   Novelties  Groceries  Fulton Block, Enderby  Peas, 2 cans,   -   -   - 25c  Beans, 2 cans,    -   -   - 25c  Corn, 2 cans,   -   -   - 25e  Tomatoes,   straight   - 15c  Pine Apple,  extra fine, 15c  And Here are some Regulars that will Interest You:  Oat Meal Toilet Soap, EIGHT CAKES " - - - - 25c  Sugar, per sack, - . - - - "- -to -' - - 1.25  Tea,' in bulk, quality cannot be excelled,:- - - 30c, 40c and 50c lb  Corn Flakes,-THREE packages for-  :;- "- -:"   '". :~- ';   " 25c  The Most Complete Range of Christmas  Novelties,. Toys and Small Wares  75 Dozen Handkerchiefs to choose from at Import Prices  time of year when   grain of the season's growth was not-,_threshed.  The organizataion and management  of the competitions was handed over  to the provincial Departments ,_of Agriculture last year, support from the  seed branch being given in the form  of subventions amounting to two-  thirds of the money paid out in  prizes, up to ?50 for each of tho three  kinds of crops in a competition held  by one agricultural society. While  the provincial Departments of "Agriculture are now responsible for organizing and judging the competitions, the seed branch district officers  in Quebec, the Maritime Provinces  and British Columbia'are assisting in  the work.  Through the provincial departments  of education Mr. Burrell has inaugurated a plan to encourage the using  of better seeds and the education of  children in noxious weeds. Samples  of good seeds and noxious weeds are  being sent to many high and technical schools throughout the Dominion. At present an important enquiry is being made by the seed  branch into the -quality of seed used  by farmers all over Canada. ' So far  no less than 2,057 tests of seeds from  e -ery province have been made. The  tests so far go to show that only  about one farmer in five in Canada  uses good seed, a situation which  Mr. Burrell is very  prove.  woodshed; for sale cheap. Or would  sub-divide to suit purchaser. See  any of the real estate agents in  town.     Graham Rosoman..  -A house of 4  FURNACE FOR SALE���������������������������A McClary  Sunshine; in Al condition; larger  one installed. Just the thing J or  small home; none better. Apply  B., Walker Press, Enderby.  FOR SALE���������������������������A bargain  large rooms, with eight lots;' about F0R SALE���������������������������Piano in good condition  30 fruit trees, currant bushes, etc.  city water and electric light. Apply  box 58, Enderby, B.C.  LOST���������������������������Gold bracelet, padlock. Finder  please return to Mrs. Sherlow, Enderby.  BRICKLAYERS WANTED���������������������������After the  23rd November. 'Apply, W. A. Russell, Enderby.  Price, $325; easy terms.  139, Enderby.  Apply Box  YOUNG PIGS FOR SALE���������������������������Apply at  DeHart Ranch,  Enderby. 0104  AM prepared to saw any quantity of  cordwood, or will buy any quantity'  of standing wood near railway. Apply, C. Imanaka, Box 240, Enderby.  anxious   to im-  A full range of Rubbers for Boys & Men.  Any kind you require from the low sole-  grip to the 3-buckle Overshoes.  WANT ADS  ADVERTISEMENTS under this head  3c a word first insertion, lc a word  each subsequent "insertion":  MAN & WIFE (English) seek employment on ranch. Man can do ranch  work, wife as cook-housekeeper. Address Box. 15, Enderby Press office.  Enderby, B. C.  Men's Heavy Woolen Shirts  from $1.25 to the faraoui Waterproof Blue Melton double-shoulder  Shirt at $5.00  Men}s Fine Woolen Dress Shirts  Separate Collars, from $1.25 to $4.00 .  The Largest Assortment of GLOVES and MITTS ever  Shown in the Valley.     The name "Clarke" indicates the BEST  Hobberlin Suits and Overcoats  From $15.00 to $30.00.   All Guaranteed.  UnderwearIfA/^  Sweaters M������������������r,  $6  FOR RENT���������������������������Three-room flat, on Cliff  St., stoves in place.-  Apply Drawer  . 15, Enderby..    \  FOR SALE���������������������������Sweet cider;  40c gallon."  0 Bring jug.     Geo/ R. Lawes, Ender-  by Heights. ' -  185-ft.  frontage on    Belvedere street,'  with 7-roomed    house,    stable    and  us  e  Grocers ENDERBY  Clothing, Boots & Shoes *  W. G. PELL  New Up-to-Date Shop, on  Russell St., west of Vernon Rd.  Enderby  al M iMalij  I  t  i  i  -���������������������������-*<  i.  You cannot buy a better Glove or Mitt than the H.B.K. brand  and, considering'their long wearing qualities, you can't buy  anytttngnso^clxeapT" ~~"        "        "~~'  i  Rub  ers  This is Rubber Time.   Whether it is a good or a bad time to you depends on the quality of the  Rubbers you wear.   You can't be as comfortable or as dry in any other Rubber as you can in the  "MALTESE CROSS" make.   They're quality in the rubber line-and in price they are as low, if  not lower than some of the inferior makes.  CAPS  We arc making a special showing of Winter Caps,  large assortment and special values.  i>  SAY, you young fellows!  Acadian Pride Home-Spun Pants  The Kind Mother would Buy You  Want something to keep you warm ? We haven't told you anything  about our Pyjamas or Night Shirts before. We've got all kinds; some  warm in color as well as material. Come in and take a glance and  then dig up a buck or two and take a pair home.  Mackinaw Shirts  i  Both in Jumper and Regulation Style. These are moving fast and are something you need if  not already supplied. There is one for you. See our lighter weight lines in finest material  and latest styles.   There is sure to be something to please you in our large stock.  Underwear  Jaeger���������������������������Wolsey���������������������������Stanfield's and  other kinds  & Sweater Coats.  That     particular  1 one     you    were  looking  for,  and  the price will suit you, too.  SHOES  There is just one word to remember when buying shoes��������������������������� 'Slater  Ready-to-wear or Made-to-measure. Leave your order with us.  It means satisfaction.  Gent?s  Furnishings  PEEL  SHOES  Enderby  -���������������������������-���������������������������-  -+ ������������������ ������������������  ���������������������������vi  rf>  11   ;-- -������������������  !  m  1  I  <*  it  i  fel  i  i  .$  mi't  a- tA  %  V* '?'

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